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Marriage refusal: 60-year-old man sues girlfriend

A 60-year-old married man, Salisu Nuhu, on Tuesday dragged his girl friend to court over her refusal to marry him. The complainant told the Magajin...
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Court overturns death sentence on teen who killed husband

A Sudanese court on Tuesday overturned a death sentence on a teenager and jailed her for five years instead, the girl’s lawyer said. Noura Hussein, 19,...
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Teenage girl defiler bags life imprisonment in Lagos

After 15 months of trial, a defiler, 28-year-old Kingsley Inyang, is to spend the rest of his life in jail, a Lagos High Court...
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My husband planted `magun’ on me, divorce-seeking wife tells court

Rashidat Adesokan,  a mother of six, on Wednesday asked a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, Oyo State to dissolve her 28-year-old marriage to...
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School teacher arraigned for allegedly stabbing husband to death

A 24-year-old woman, Olamide Akinbobola, who allegedly stabbed her husband to death in Ikorodu, Lagos State, was on Wednesday remanded in Kirikiri Prisons on...
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Police arrest 32-year-old woman for allegedly pouring hot water on husband

The Police Command in Lagos State, on Wednesday, said it had arrested a 32-year-old housewife who allegedly poured hot water on her husband after...
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My husband sneaks at night to sleep with my maid, woman tells court

A 36-year-old trader, Mrs Florence Anyasi, on Wednesday, told a Customary Court in Igando, Lagos State to dissolve her 10-year-old marriage because her husband,...
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Jealous housewife bathes rival with boiling water

A 51-year old woman, Grace Azagba, was on Tuesday brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly bathing her husband’s wife...
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Housewife arraigned for allegedly selling husband’s house, remanded in prison

A 41-year-old housewife, Mrs Ifeoma Ofuegbu, who allegedly sold her husband’s house without his consent was on Wednesday  arraigned in an FCT High Court,...
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Unlawful retirement: Court orders immediate reinstatement of Sokoto Auditor-General

The National Industrial Court sitting in Sokoto on Wednesday ordered the immediate reinstatement of Sambo Nawawi, as the Sokoto State Auditor General, who was...